Liberia Promises to Bring Ebola Under Control

Health officials say the country now has the capability to "adequately put the situation under control", urging Liberians not to panic.

Health workers take blood sample from a young boy in the area where another 17-year-old died of Ebola.

  • Liberia:   UN Ebola Mission Flags Importance of Staying Vigilant As Virus Resurfaces

    UN News, 1 July 2015

    The World Health Organization (WHO) today reported that Ebola had resurfaced in Liberia after a teenager who died earlier this week tested positive for the disease in the West… Read more »

  • Liberia:   Liberia Lost Ebola-Free Status

    NEWS, 1 July 2015

    Deputy Health Minister Tolbert Nyenswah has told a gathering that Liberia has lost its Ebola free status. Read more »

  • Liberia:   'Border Closure Not an Option'

    NEWS, 1 July 2015

    Amidst calls from the public for Liberia to close its borders with Guinea and Sierra Leone, Deputy Health Minister Tolbert Nyenswah says the closure of the border is not an option. Read more »

  • Liberia:   Two New Ebola Cases Revive Fears

    Deutsche Welle, 1 July 2015

    Liberian officials say at least two people caught Ebola from a teenager who died of the virus. The country had battled West Africa's most recent outbreak for over a year before… Read more »

  • Liberia:   Govt Investigates New Ebola Source

    New Dawn, 1 July 2015

    Liberian authorities are investigating the source of a new Ebola victim, a 17 years old boy, who tested positive and subsequently died on June 24th in Margibi County. Read more »

  • Liberia:   Ebola Returns to Liberia

    Deutsche Welle, 30 June 2015

    A young Liberian man has died from Ebola, several weeks after the country had been declared Ebola-free. The process of finding and isolating contacts has begun and the government… Read more »

  • Liberia:   New Ebola Case Reported

    FrontPageAfrica, 29 June 2015

    Liberia is reporting a new case of the deadly Ebola virus just one month and 20 days after the World Health Organization declared the country free of the virus transmission. Read more »

Fanfare at a ceremony marking the end of Ebola transmission in Liberia (file photo).


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